Northshire Grows is working with VT Farm to Plate Network to increase partnerships between workforce, educational and food system based businesses in Bennington County this year. Workforce Education Business Partnerships pair businesses, schools and students in project -based learning opportunities to give greater context to learning, grow tomorrow's workforce and help businesses to cultivate their workforce needs. On May 16, 2018 we are convening 30 stakeholders at Bennington's Career Development Center to start to build this network.